Our consultants have more than 20 year’s experience in preparing export licenses, classifications,and advising customers on export regulatory issues. We provide training, including the Certified US Export Compliance Officer training where professionals can attend an intensive class on the export regulations, both ITAR and EAR and pass a certification class.
Senior Export Consultant
Mark Finnerty joined DL Exports as a logistics analyst and international trade expert. He has over 20 years working in a number of fields, including work with a number of freight forwarders and as Bose Corporation’s export control officer. He has handled export compliance (including ITAR for military equipment), import compliance, SAP for GTS, warehousing, distribution, freight forwarding and general international logistics issues for a number of years and a variety of clients. He has assisted companies in cradle-to-grave export compliance programs, performed compliance audits and provided remediation plans, as well as worked with freight forwarders to ensure fast, affordable delivery of product-lines for clients.
Working alongside international trade consultants, Mark was one of the leading experts behind the global implementation of SAP modules. He has a number of years experience in implementing training programs and assessing import/export compliance procedures in Asian, European, and Oceanic distribution centers. Mark graduated from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, with a BS in Political Science, and has lectured at Northeastern University and MIT, providing seminars on just-in-time inventory management and export compliance.
CISSP-Certified Information Systems Security Professional
Jacqueline Wilson joined DL Exports as a security and IT subject matter expert. She has 27 years of experience in the high tech industry, mostly in AIX development at IBM working on computer security and networking solutions. She was a Senior Technical Staff Member and security architect for AIX. She is also ISO 9000 lead assessor trained, and is very familiar with many security standards such as Payment Card Industry (PCI) standards, HIPAA, Sarbanes Oxley (SOX), Controlled Objectives for IT (CoBIT) and Common Criteria and can help companies achieve compliance and learn best practices. She reviews encryption submissions to the Bureau of Industry and Security and is on the ITAR audit team.
At IBM, she led efforts to certify AIX by Common Criteria and FIPS. She has a background in cryptography and implemented the cryptographic portions of AIX’s VPN software. Jacqueline can aid companies in completing export questionnaires, especially in the area of cryptography. She also aids in reviewing good security practices necessary for compliance with ITAR and export regulations. She has also worked in the semiconductor industry in the Computer Aided Design Group and Motorola and at a medical group at Siemens. Jacqueline has a BSE from Princeton University in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. She received her MBA at St. Edwards University in Austin. She is a member of Society of Women Engineers and Women in Technology International, as well as International Software Security Association. She is the inventor of 7 patents at IBM and has written numerous technical articles. She speaks German and French and enjoys traveling.
Associate Technical Consultant
Ron Faccenda is a program manager specializing in software quality and development processes with a background in hardware/software systems engineering. He has applied his hardware and software experience at Honeywell, Digital, and EMC. Ron has a BSEE from MIT and is certified as a Scrum Master and as a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.
Ron was instrumental in transitioning an 80 person engineering organization from waterfall to Agile (Scrum), and as an LSS Black Belt has driven projects that saved over $1M in operational and engineering expenses. He has experience in medical instrumentation, IC CAD, transaction processing, large-scale video systems development, and process improvement. In addition, Ron is experienced in project management and scheduling, hardware/software quality, corporate quality standards, and data analysis/metrics.]
George Newton is a Senior SAP LES Consultant with 20 years of SAP experience including development and functional analysis in several SAP modules.
Extensive Integration Expertise with the following SAP modules:
- Sales (SD)
- Materials Management (MM)
- Warehouse Management (WM)
- Inventory Management (IM)
- Service Management (SM)
He was a member of the team responsible for implementing SAP in international subsidiaries, including on-site in Australia, India China (including Taiwan and Hong Kong), Japan, and Europe. This included all phases of the project from Preparation through Go-Live and Support. Responsibilities include
- Project management and leading a team.
- Process Re-engineering
- System Design
- Leading cross-functional solution design walkthroughs
- Training, Group facilitation
- Defining test strategy during integration and user acceptance testing
- Coordinating go-live support across multiple international locations
- Knowledge transfer
- Green Belt certification from Air Academy Associates in Lean Six Sigma (LSS).
Export Compliance Assistant
BS in Biology and a concentration in Neuroscience and at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Assists with clients whose exporting needs require scientific knowledge in fields such as pharmaceuticals, medical devices, artificial intelligence, encryption, and general life sciences.